What does required mean?

Definitions for required
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. needed, needful, required, requisite(adj)

    necessary for relief or supply

    "provided them with all things needful"

  2. compulsory, mandatory, required(adj)

    required by rule

    "in most schools physical education is compulsory"; "attendance is mandatory"; "required reading"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Required

    of Require

Editors Contribution

  1. required

    For a specific purpose.

    They required passports to travel abroad.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  
  2. required

    Verb form of the word require.

    They required many people to prepare the field for the wedding, all gathered and it was completed efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #645

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2094

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Adjectives Frequency: #609

How to pronounce required?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say required in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of required in a Sentence

  1. Tewolde GebreMariam:

    The concern has always been not to diversify too much because different types add complexity to the operation and make the cost of operation very high, so it is not recommended. But we are growing, the fleet is around 80 now. So any fleet type on its own will be around 20: the minimum size to justify the training of new pilots and technicians. This is the right time. At the same time, for competition reasons, it is required.

  2. The United:

    I'm also concerned that the administration revoked the flood hazard mitigation standard [ that ] required buildings to be elevated [ and ] have a national standard in that area.

  3. Zach Klein:

    I've determined that these crimes were not committed, based on the fact that Ms. Clifford has not made regular appearances at this establishment as required under the law.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    A true love/leader is expected/required to live for others and keep on living for others i.e. he/she should be and remain selfless/charitable/impactful/loveful.

  5. Director Christine Lagarde:

    I continue to believe that a balanced approach is required to help restore economic stability and growth in Greece.

Images & Illustrations of required

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